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New Miss Samoa to promote gender equality and environment

10 September, 2012 - 10:59 am in Local News, Tourism

By Unumoe Esera APIA: TUESDAY 11 SEPTEMBER 2012:  The former Shortland Street actress and New Zealand born Samoan, Janine Nicky Tuivaiti will focus on promoting gender equality and protection of the environment during her reign as Miss Samoa. She was crowned…

Taking Samoan fire dancing to a higher level

9 September, 2012 - 12:06 pm in Arts & Entertainment, Latest News, Local News, Tourism

Story & Photo by Lagi Keresoma APIA: Monday 10 September 2012: Hawai'ian based Samoan entertainer, High Chief Tauasa Sielu Avea has promised the people…

Samoa Observer recieves RLS Award

9 September, 2012 - 12:01 pm in Local News, Tourism

By Lagi Keresoma APIA: 10 September 2012: The Samoa Observer newspaper is one of the two recipients of the this year's Robert Louis Stevenson's (RLS)…

Tava’esina named Teuila Fautasi Race Winner 2012

5 September, 2012 - 5:23 pm in Local News, Sports, Tourism

By Unumoe Esera APIA: Thursday 6 September 2012:  Tava’esina from Salua, Manono is the Teuila champions for the 2012 Fautasi race having led a field of six longboats starting from behind the Fish Market, then headed to Faleula and finishing off at the Apia…

Raggamuffin Concert celebrates Pacific artists

5 September, 2012 - 5:17 pm in Arts & Entertainment, Local News, Tourism

By Unumoe Esera APIA: Thursday 6 September 2012: The Raggamuffin Music Concert which will be held at Funway Park at Matautu this Saturday will be a celebration of Pacific artists. Big names in the music industry overseas such as Spawn Breezie, Monsta, Swizz…